News Releases

February 24, 2015
Thomas M. Joyce, former chairman and CEO of Knight Capital Group, to be Robins Executive Speaker Series guest March 3
The University of Richmond Robins School of Business welcomes Thomas M. Joyce, former chairman and CEO of Knight Capital Group, as part of the Robins Executive Speaker Series on March 3.
February 23, 2015
Ronald A. Crutcher named 10th president of University of Richmond

The Board of Trustees of the University of Richmond has elected Ronald Andrew Crutcher – a national leader in higher education, a distinguished classical musician, and an accomplished administrator – as the institution’s 10th president. Crutcher will take office on July 1.

February 20, 2015
University Dancers celebrate 30 years of education through dance

The University of Richmond student dance company, University Dancers, will celebrate 30 years of education through dance with an upcoming concert called @30.

February 19, 2015
Thomas A. Silvestri, president and publisher of Richmond Times-Dispatch, to be C-Suite Conversation guest March 5

Thomas A. Silvestri, president and publisher of the Richmond Times-Dispatch, will participate in a C-Suite Conversation 8 a.m. March 5 at the University of Richmond’s Robins School of Business. This event was rescheduled from January due to inclement weather.

February 13, 2015
University of Richmond students help fight global hunger

University of Richmond’s Food Access Coalition will host the fourth annual Stop Hunger Now meal packaging event Feb. 21 from 2-4 p.m. in Tyler Haynes Commons, Alice Haynes Room. The group is working to package more than 12,000 meals this year for people in need.

February 12, 2015
University of Richmond is a top producer of Fulbright U.S. Scholars

University of Richmond tied for first in the bachelor’s institutions category of universities producing the most Fulbright U.S. Scholars.

February 11, 2015
Gary B. Moore, president and COO of Cisco, to be Robins Executive Speaker Series guest Feb. 19

The University of Richmond’s Robins School of Business and Jepson School of Leadership Studies will host Gary B. Moore, president and COO of Cisco, as the next Robins Executive Speaker Series guest. Moore will share insights into his more than 40-year-long career as a global technology leader during an event on Feb. 19, 6-7 p.m. in Queally Hall, Ukrop Auditorium.

February 10, 2015
Paul Trible, co-founder and CEO of Ledbury, to be C-Suite Conversation guest Feb. 18

Paul Trible, co-founder and CEO of Ledbury, will participate in a C-Suite Conversation Feb. 18, at 8 a.m., at the University of Richmond’s Robins School of Business. The program will be held in Queally Hall, Ukrop Auditorium. It is free and open to the public, but registration is required.

February 9, 2015
Virginia college students engage in friendly competition to raise awareness about energy consumption
Students from three Virginia colleges are raising awareness about the importance of being energy-conscious through a friendly rivalry.
February 6, 2015
University of Richmond celebrates 10th annual ChinaFest Feb. 12-15
This year marks the 10th anniversary of ChinaFest, an annual Richmond festival that promotes better understanding and goodwill between the United States and China. ChinaFest includes a wide variety of celebrated films and lectures by noted scholars, which are free and open to the public.